Workforce Investment Act (WIA) Local Plan
July 1, 2012 through June 30, 2017: Approved

The Philadelphia Workforce Investment Area’s Title I Operational Plan outlines who will oversee the public workforce system, how funds will be spent, and how it will operate to serve adults, laid off workers and young people in Philadelphia. 

Philadelphia WIA APPROVED Plan  (PDF 185 pages)
Philadelphia WIA Plan Letter of Acceptance (PDF 1 page)

Philadelphia Works Strategic Plan 2013-2018: Partnering for a Competitive Workforce 

Learn about the five priorities resulting from the year-long strategic planning process:

  1. Bring Philadelphia’s workforce and economic development systems and investments into closer alignment
  2. Serving smaller employers
  3. Implement “No Wrong Door”
  4. Adopt common employer-driven standards for education and training 
  5. Prioritize hardest-to-serve populations

Strategic Plan - Executive Summary (PDF 4 pages)

Strategic Plan - Full Plan with Workplans and Timelines (PDF 71 pages)